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Virtual Grower Day | Cannabis
August 19, 2020 at
The 2020 Grower Day for cannabis producers is virtual! Grow Opportunity will bring together a line-up of industry experts delivering educational content designed for cannabis growers.
Focus on cannabis
The 2020 Virtual Grower Day delivered expert insights, highlighted best practices and opportunities to engage with cannabis leaders through an innovative online platform. Featuring live keynote presentations from some of the industry’s leading personalities, engaging expert panel discussions, and recorded education sessions, you can now view all of the virtual content on demand by registering.
Designed with the cannabis producer in mind, the Virtual Grower Day covered an array of topics covering the cannabis industry value chain – from cultivation and production to business management and regulations. Whether you are a grower or a cannabis business leader, Grower Day provides an opportunity to learn from and engage with some of the best and the brightest minds in the cannabis industry.
1:00pm - 1:10pmSpeaker: Mari-Len De Guzman, Editor, Grow Opportunity
On DemandLIVE SESSION
Opening Keynote: Building a stronger, resilient cannabis industry
Speaker: George Smitherman, president and CEO, Cannabis Council of Canada.
On DEMANDLIVE PANEL
The Grow Room: A discussion about growers, by growers
Gregg Wigeland, master cultivator, Sundial Cannabis
David Kjolberg, head of cultivation, Pure Life Cannabis Corp.
Max White, co-owner and operations manager, Aroma Cannabis
Laine Keyes, director of cultivation and co-founder, Habitat Life
2:45pm - 3:00pm
3:00pm - 3:40pmLIVE PANEL
Growing talent: Training the next generation of professional growers
Deepak Anand, director and CEO of Materia
Alison McMahon, founder and CEO of Cannabis At Work
Rathi Param, president and dean of NACPT Pharma College
3:40pm - 3:50pm
On DEMANDLIVE SESSION
Q&A: Bobby Bains, Head Grower, Delta 9 Cannabis
In this one-on-one interview with the head grower at Manitoba-based Delta 9 Cannabis, Bobby Baines will offer some insights on developing and leading a cultivation team at a large-scale, commercial cannabis production facility. He may be one of the youngest master growers in the industry today, but he is no stranger to cannabis cultivation. Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions live.
On DEMANDLIVE SESSION
The innovation panel
Noah Hirsch, Emerald Harvest Nutrients
Derek Stucki, Cannabusters
Chetiya Amarasinghe, president - Kalahari Connections Canada Ltd.
Bridget Hoffer, Co-Founder of Marigold Marketing and PR
On-DemandSpeaker: Stacey Hickman
Pest management in cannabis
On-DemandSpeaker: Jayson Goodale, Sr. Lead Manager – Risk Advisory, CCI Deloitte
Breeding and Genetics
On-DemandSpeaker: James Eaves
Thinking outside the cube
On-DemandSpeaker: Max White
Crop timeline efficiencies
On-DemandSpeakers: Bill MacDonald and Monica Maille
Nutrient Deficiencies in Cannabis: Visual Identification
On DEMANDSpeakers: Katie Pringle, Co-Founder MariGold and Danielle Mckay, Marketing & Media Executive, MariGold
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Frequently Asked Questions About Virtual Grower Day | Cannabis
When & Where?Virtual Grower Day | Cannabis will take place virtually via Zoom Webinar on August 19, 2020 at 1:00pm ET.
There will be a 15 minute break between live sessions.
Why Virtual?The safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, and community is our number one priority. By making this event an online experience, it eliminates the need for attendees and sponsors to travel in-person, while enabling them to still benefit from the event content.
What’s Included?Your registration provides you with access to watch the virtual keynote, all live sessions, and on-demand recorded content and product demonstrations.
How do I access?We will email you an access link to the virtual event the morning of August 19, 2020.
If you don’t see an access link in your email inbox, please check your junk folder. If you are still unable to locate the email, contact Tara Jacobs.